A calling that is close to the heart
of Dato’ Dr. Haslina Binti Mohd
Ali is the prevention of blindness
in Malaysia. And now, her years of
dedication and service in providing
vitreoretinal care has rightly earned the
honor of being the 2021 recipient of the
Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
(APAO) “Outstanding Service in
Prevention of Blindness Award.”
Social media has become such an integral part of our lives that we can’t imagine life without it. No longer is social media used only for ‘socialising’. Latest trends have shown that it has become a place for commerce, collaborations, reviews, and brand monitoring.
Malaysia is among the countries in the world where vision impairments like myopia, hyperopia and presbyopia are rising at an alarming rate. Largely owing to the increased demand for prescription glasses, the eyewear market in Malaysia grew at a CAGR of 6.4% from 2011 to 2016.
With their words, actions, and unconditional love, mothers have a profound inﬂuence on
their children. They teach us, take care of
us, and give us advice (wanted or unwanted!), and often provide a motherly presence for many others in their lives as well. To celebrate Mother’s Day, here are some of the world’s most inspiring moms.
Natural Marble and Engineered Marble
The pristine elegance and luxury of marble are timeless. A natural metamorphosed limestone or dolomite rock, marble continues to be highly desirable. Many homeowners are partial to the classic and beautiful natural stone to adorn and elevate their interiors.
However, a recent interior trend sees interior designers and homebuyers increasingly using artificial or engineered marbles to create a style-statement similar to that of real marble.
WORKING OUT TOGETHER AS A COUPLE REAPS MANY REWARDS—FROM BOOSTING YOUR PHYSICAL FITNESS TO STRENGTHENING YOUR RELATIONSHIP. IF YOU LOVE TO EXERCISE, WHY NOT DO IT TOGETHER AS A COUPLE?
from 'COOKIE Issue 02: The ebook version (The Business Issue)'
IAPB & WHO
Working Toward Integrated, People-Centered Eye Care by Chow Ee-Tan
An integrated, equally distributed, people-centered eye health system is the way forward, and the government should put people and community — not diseases — at the center of health.
In today’s environmentally conscious world, the theme of furniture design is going more hand-in-hand with the concept of sustainability. Furniture manufacturers are tasked to make decisions that are conscious and respectful towards the environment when creating a design.